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    How the Padres Stay Fit

    In the May issue of San Diego Magazine, Padres head team physician Heinz Hoenecke, MD, weighs in on the players’ workout regimen. Trainers explain why everyone should exercise in a similar way. Read .

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    Healing Serenade

    A recent article in the San Diego Union Tribune profiles Rod Salaysay, RN, who is better known at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla as the “singing nurse.” After more than three years of working in the trauma and caring daily for people on the precipice of death, Salaysay wanted to offer his ...

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    Celebration Marks Start of Expansion Project at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

    Hospital officials, civic leaders and volunteers from the community celebrated yesterday the start of a $200 million expansion project at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. The construction plan includes doubling the size of the emergency department, new critical care facilities, a parking garage ...

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    World-Renowned Cardiologist Joins Scripps Clinic

    Andrea Natale, MD, an internationally recognized leader in arrhythmia management and ablation procedures, was named the director of interventional electrophysiology at Scripps Clinic. Dr. Natale pioneered a new circumferential ultrasound vein-ablation system to correct atrial fibrillation and ...

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    Team Physician Talks About Treating the Padres

    The 2010 baseball season marks the 30th anniversary of Scripps Clinic serving as the official health care provider of the San Diego Padres. Head team physician and Scripps Clinic orthopedic surgeon Dr. Heinz Hoenecke joined KPBS Morning Edition to discuss the unique medical issues related to ...

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    Scripps Health CEO Talks Money Matters with George Chamberlin

    Chris Van Gorder, president and CEO of Scripps Health, talks about Scripps as one of Fortune magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, health care reform legislation, and his new role as the chairman of the American College of Healthcare Executives with NBC San Diego’s George Chamberlin ...

    • Saturday, April 3rd, 2010
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    Scripps Counselor Discusses Teens and Oxycontin

    Nancy Knott, a substance abuse counselor at Scripps McDonald Center at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla was recently interviewed on the NBC 7/39 on the topic teens going to Mexico for prescription drugs, including the highly addictive Oxycontin. As seen on NBC Channel 7 on March 29, 2010. Watch ...

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    Rate of Vasectomies Increases in March

    Scott Simon, MD, a urologist at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla was recently interviewed on the NBC 7/39 about the increase in vasectomies during March. According to Dr. Simon, men tend to schedule their vasectomies during NCAA “March Madness” when they will be required to rest as part of their ...

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    The High-Tech Presidential Physical

    CNN.com ran an article about high-tech tests as part of an annual examination. Scripps Center for Executive Health, located at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, is mentioned in the article for their comprehensive WholePerson Examination. Read Should you get a presidential physical? Media Contact: ...

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    Will Virtual Colonscopy Detect Colon Cancer or Give It to You?

    Julian Nicholas, MD, PhD, a member of the Scripps Clinic Division of Gastroenterology, was interviewed by local and national media regarding his repeated warnings to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about using CT scans for colon cancer screenings. Dr. Nicholas, who was contracted with the ...